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July 3rd, 2004

Quotes of the day (and yesterday) [Jul. 3rd, 2004|10:23 pm]
Peter Sheil
I think my prefered ones are numbers 6 and 4 - enjoy.


Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.
Ernest Benn

The important thing is not to stop questioning.
Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.
Umberto Eco (1932 - )

Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788 - 1860)

I don't mind what language an opera is sung in so long as it is a language I don't understand.
Sir Edward Appleton (1892 - 1965)

If your parents never had children, chances are you won't, either.
Dick Cavett (1936 - )

Both the cockroach and the bird would get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
Joseph Wood Krutch (1893 - 1970)

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.
Frank Tibolt
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Meme alert [Jul. 3rd, 2004|10:43 pm]
Peter Sheil
I'm an Evil Genius ... although I am almost a Hippie!

Wackiness: 18/100
Rationality: 26/100
Constructiveness: 46/100
Leadership: 36/100

You are an SEDF--Sober Emotional Destructive Follower.
This makes you an evil genius. You are extremely focused and difficult to distract from your tasks. With luck, you have learned to channel your energies into improving your intellect, rather than destroying the weak and unsuspecting.
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I would point you to the web site of this test but I think everyone else has already done it :)

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